Zones: 3 - 8. Extremely dwarf hemlock with tiny cristata needles. Dense, dark green twisted needles with white markings on the underside. Slow growth forms a gnarly, irregular shape. Prefers part shade and moist, well drained soil and protection from drying winds. About 8 x 8 inches at ten years. Shipping size: 2 to 4 inches. Sorry, cannot ship hemlock to Maine due to government regulations.